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Ginghamsburg Church

Tipp City, Ohio, United States

Date Posted:
10/30/2014
Categories:
Missions/Domestic
Denomination:
United Methodist
Church Size:
4001 to 5000
Job Type:
Full-Time
Ginghamsburg Church
Job Description:

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This position will develop, deploy and serve all aspects of adult missions with the discipleship team. This person will be an important part of keeping the church involved in the mission of the church as well as creating spaces for local missions.

 

Interested candidates may submit their résumé and cover letter to:

 

Rachel Billups/David Young
c/o Ginghamsburg Church
6759 South County Road 25A
Tipp City, Ohio 45371

or by email to dyoung@ginghamsburg.org

 

Position: Adult Mission Specialist

Accountable to: Executive Pastor of Discipleship

Spiritual:

  • Professes Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
  • Commitment to personal spiritual growth and healthy lifestyle
  • Considers this position a ministry, not just a job.
  • Models standards and expectations of staff members within Ginghamsburg Church including membership and worship attendance at Ginghamsburg Church, cell group participation, lifestyle of tithing and generosity, and faithfully serving out of your call and giftedness.
  • Practices healthy relational boundaries and fiscal integrity

Education & Experience:

  • College degree preferred
  • Extensive mission/travel experience required
  • Track record of successful recruitment/equipping/training of adult unpaid servants (volunteers) in a large church setting

Skills Required to Succeed

  • Excellent team-based leadership abilities
  • Exceptional communication and organizational skills
  • Understanding of adult lifestyle issues and cultural trends
  • Great relational skills with adults of all ages and situations
  • Ability to work in and contribute to an overall staff team

Major Responsibilities

  • Sharing and implementing the vision for all aspects of adult missions as established by the overall church vision
  • Research, supervision, development, and deployment of all local, domestic and international mission trips for adults, including trip logistics, publicity, recruitment, leader and participant training, and follow-up of trip participants
  • Leadership and organization of internal systems to help train and support Ginghamsburg members who are called to the full-time career mission field
  • Leadership and oversight of missionary financial support provided by Ginghamsburg for our full-time missionaries in the field and keeping the congregation updated on their work
  • Leadership and organization of prayer, resource and communication support for our full-time missionaries in the field
  • Commitment to cell-group-based discipleship, leadership development, and equipping/training unpaid servants for great ministry
  • Participation and teamwork with overall Discipleship Team in visioning, developing, and implementing educational and spiritual growth opportunities for all ages
  • Regional and national networking  for continued information, ideas, and strategic impact in adult mission experiences
  • Schedule, plan and market “all church” community events such as but not limited to Change the World Weekend and Big Crazy Serving Day
  • Development of a personal plan for continued growth/expertise in adult mission areas of responsibility 
  • Ability to create original adult mission trip preparation curriculum, or to team and contribute with other staff on original projects

 

Interested candidates may submit their résumé and cover letter to:

 

Rachel Billups/David Young
c/o Ginghamsburg Church
6759 South County Road 25A
Tipp City, Ohio 45371

or by email to dyoung@ginghamsburg.org 

 

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THIS SITE. SEND YOUR RESUME/COVER LETTER VIA MAIL OR EMAIL. THANK YOU!

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